Australia’s Largest Independent Shareholder Association
For over six decades, the Australian Shareholders’ Association (ASA) has served to provide a beacon of trust and experience in the world of investment.
Established in 1960, we are Australia’s largest not-for-profit shareholder association, proudly representing the interests of retail shareholders across every state. Our longstanding commitment is dedicated to amplifying the voice of individual investors, and providing unbiased education and unwavering advocacy for shareholder rights within the intricate landscape of Australia’s equity capital markets.
How It Works
ASA independently represents its members through provision of independent resources and proactive advocacy. Our organisation is funded solely by membership subscriptions, donations, and discerning sponsorships. Our independent committee is proud to have fostered a close-knit community of 5k+ informed retail investors, each of whom have improved investment knowledge and prowess.
We are committed to lifelong learning, delivering a plethora of professional enrichment opportunities, such as workshops, webinars, and our esteemed monthly publication, the Equity magazine. Alongside this, our member meetings and annual conferences provide unparalleled networking opportunities and community engagement, solidifying our reputation as both an educator and advocate in the investment world.
Who We Represent
From novices taking their first steps in the investment realm to seasoned investors seeking to refine their strategies, ASA caters to all. ASA has grown a thriving investment community that grant our members unparalleled access to seasoned investment managers, visionary CEOs, industry thought-leaders, professional educators and like-minded investors.
ASA protects the rights of its retail investor members and ensures every vote is given its due weight, committed to keeping the market fair for the everyday, independent investor and provide support to its valued members on their investment journey.
We envision a future where every Australian investor, regardless of experience, stands empowered and informed. ASA aspires to be the guiding force in establishing an era where shareholder rights are unyielding, knowledge is shared freely, and every member can navigate their investment journey with confidence.
Our mission is to champion the cause of retail investors, to shape public policy and promote better corporate governance. We are committed to enlightening our members through unbiased investment education, fostering a community where each investor can feel connected, learn and thrive.
Step Inside Our Community
ASA holds a longstanding commitment to safeguarding the needs of retail investors. Meet the dedicated ASA team behind our organisation.
Meet our Board of Directors and explore our corporate governance frameworks through records of past AGMs and governance documents.
If you are strongly committed to shaping the future of investing for all and would like to become involved, learn more about joining our network of volunteers.
Align your brand with a legacy of trust, mentorship, and financial advocacy by partnering with ASA. Explore opportunities to connect with our investing community and make a meaningful impact.